Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 664 729
Rank change year-on-year +39 +65 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 661 581 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 553 549 598
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,269 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.45% -4.70% +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £27,500 £29,925
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,323 166,529 194,105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,824 137,155 163,040
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 640 £50,000 +5.26% 71
UK excluding London +17 423 £45,000 - 62
London +52 235 £60,000 - 16
North of England +39 158 £45,000 - 16
South East +58 113 £45,000 - 17
North West +57 103 £45,000 -18.18% 7
East of England -10 51 £48,750 +21.88% 3
Yorkshire -12 47 £45,000 - 8
South West -24 47 £42,500 +8.28% 11
Midlands -3 36 £53,750 +79.17% 8
West Midlands 0 22 £55,000 +83.33% 5
East Midlands +10 14 £42,500 +41.67% 3
Scotland -25 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East -9 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Northern Ireland +10 5 £75,000 +200.00% 3

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 661 (100.00%) .NET
2 645 (97.58%) Software Engineering
3 643 (97.28%) C#
4 466 (70.50%) Agile Software Development
5 332 (50.23%) SQL
5 332 (50.23%) ASP.NET
6 294 (44.48%) JavaScript
7 266 (40.24%) MVC
8 233 (35.25%) SQL Server
9 228 (34.49%) Scrum
10 227 (34.34%) AngularJS
11 222 (33.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 210 (31.77%) Continuous Integration
13 199 (30.11%) TDD
14 187 (28.29%) Microsoft
15 185 (27.99%) OO
16 184 (27.84%) Finance
17 168 (25.42%) HTML
18 164 (24.81%) Web Services
19 157 (23.75%) .NET Framework
19 157 (23.75%) CSS
20 155 (23.45%) Amazon AWS
21 154 (23.30%) Java
22 146 (22.09%) WCF
23 144 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
24 143 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
25 142 (21.48%) RESTful
26 125 (18.91%) React
27 124 (18.76%) T-SQL
28 123 (18.61%) Greenfield Project

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.87%) CMS
2 12 (1.82%) Sitefinity
3 11 (1.66%) IIS
4 10 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.51%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.61%) Confluence
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.30%) Kentico
8 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 222 (33.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (23.45%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (9.38%) SaaS
4 35 (5.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 27 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (4.08%) Amazon S3
6 23 (3.48%) PaaS
7 21 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 19 (2.87%) GitHub
9 8 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
10 7 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.30%) NuGet
12 2 (0.30%) Serverless
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.06%) SMS
2 5 (0.76%) Internet
3 3 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.15%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (35.25%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.11%) NoSQL
3 25 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.63%) RDBMS
5 15 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.82%) Big Data
7 10 (1.51%) MySQL
7 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.21%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.21%) Redis
9 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.45%) Event Store
12 3 (0.45%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 115 (17.40%) Git (software)
2 100 (15.13%) NUnit
3 85 (12.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 68 (10.29%) Jenkins
5 66 (9.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 61 (9.23%) Visual Studio
7 60 (9.08%) TeamCity
8 45 (6.81%) MSTest
9 35 (5.30%) JIRA
10 27 (4.08%) Selenium
10 27 (4.08%) SpecFlow
11 26 (3.93%) MSBuild
11 26 (3.93%) Subversion
12 16 (2.42%) Jasmine
12 16 (2.42%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (0.76%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.76%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.61%) WebDriver
16 3 (0.45%) Moq
General
1 184 (27.84%) Finance
2 67 (10.14%) Retail
3 28 (4.24%) Banking
4 20 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 18 (2.72%) Law
6 14 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.36%) Games
7 9 (1.36%) Marketing
8 7 (1.06%) Front Office
9 6 (0.91%) Advertising
10 5 (0.76%) Electronics
11 4 (0.61%) Back Office
12 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 661 (100.00%) .NET
2 332 (50.23%) ASP.NET
3 227 (34.34%) AngularJS
4 168 (25.42%) HTML
5 164 (24.81%) Web Services
6 157 (23.75%) .NET Framework
6 157 (23.75%) CSS
7 146 (22.09%) WCF
8 144 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 143 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 142 (21.48%) RESTful
11 125 (18.91%) React
12 119 (18.00%) jQuery
13 107 (16.19%) .NET Core
14 94 (14.22%) WPF
15 86 (13.01%) SOAP
16 81 (12.25%) XML
17 78 (11.80%) REST
18 63 (9.53%) Entity Framework
19 58 (8.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 123 (18.61%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (7.87%) Fintech
3 45 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 35 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.33%) Public Cloud
6 21 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.18%) User Experience
7 19 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.97%) Blog
9 12 (1.82%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.36%) Social Media
12 7 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (0.91%) Equities
14 5 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.76%) Wiki
15 4 (0.61%) NHS
16 3 (0.45%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.45%) BYOD
16 3 (0.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.23%) Windows
2 20 (3.03%) Android
3 17 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.82%) Linux
5 8 (1.21%) Nucleus RTOS
5 8 (1.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (97.58%) Software Engineering
2 466 (70.50%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (40.24%) MVC
4 228 (34.49%) Scrum
5 210 (31.77%) Continuous Integration
6 199 (30.11%) TDD
7 185 (27.99%) OO
8 116 (17.55%) Microservices
9 90 (13.62%) SOLID
10 87 (13.16%) Test Automation
11 85 (12.86%) DevOps
12 83 (12.56%) BDD
13 76 (11.50%) Kanban
14 70 (10.59%) E-Commerce
15 68 (10.29%) MVVM
16 61 (9.23%) Mentoring
16 61 (9.23%) Unit Testing
17 58 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
18 54 (8.17%) OOD
19 52 (7.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 643 (97.28%) C#
2 332 (50.23%) SQL
3 294 (44.48%) JavaScript
4 154 (23.30%) Java
5 124 (18.76%) T-SQL
6 98 (14.83%) C++
7 48 (7.26%) C
8 42 (6.35%) PL/SQL
9 41 (6.20%) PowerShell
10 36 (5.45%) VB.NET
11 32 (4.84%) Scala
12 16 (2.42%) Python
13 13 (1.97%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.97%) VB
14 12 (1.82%) PHP
15 7 (1.06%) R
16 6 (0.91%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.76%) Ada
17 5 (0.76%) VBA
17 5 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (10.14%) Degree
2 17 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.82%) Sun Certification
4 9 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.93%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) MiFID
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (6.81%) Docker
2 8 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (3.93%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.18%) Terraform
3 12 (1.82%) Ansible
3 12 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) Grafana
5 1 (0.15%) Graphite
5 1 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 187 (28.29%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.90%) Google
3 36 (5.45%) Xamarin
4 23 (3.48%) WorldPay
5 11 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.51%) ATG
6 10 (1.51%) hybris
6 10 (1.51%) Oracle
7 7 (1.06%) MuleSoft
7 7 (1.06%) webMethods
8 5 (0.76%) Intel
8 5 (0.76%) VMware
9 3 (0.45%) Apple
9 3 (0.45%) HP
9 3 (0.45%) Pega
9 3 (0.45%) Samsung
9 3 (0.45%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.30%) Sun
11 1 (0.15%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.15%) IBM